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Affliction is a treasure, and scarce any man hath enough of it.   Life
And new Philosophy calls all in doubt, the element of fire is quite pu...   Life
Any man's death diminishes me, because I am involved in Mankind; And t...   Life
Art is the most passionate orgy within man's grasp.   Life
As states subsist in part by keeping their weaknesses from being known...   Life
As virtuous men pass mildly away, and whisper to their souls to go, wh...   Life
Busy old fool, unruly Sun, why dost thou thus through windows and thro...   Life
But I do nothing upon myself, and yet I am my own executioner.   Life
Come live with me, and be my love, And we will some new pleasures prov...   Love
Contemplative and bookish men must of necessity be more quarrelsome th...   Life
Death be not proud, though some have called thee Mighty and dreadful, ...   Life
Despair is the damp of hell, as joy is the serenity of heaven.   Life
For, thus friends absent speak.   Life
He must pull out his own eyes, and see no creature, before he can say,...   Life
I observe the physician with the same diligence as the disease.   Life
Let us love nobly, and live, and add again years and years unto years,...   Life
Love built on beauty, soon as beauty, dies.   Life
Love is agrowing, to full constant light; and his first minute, after ...   Life
Love, all alike, no season knows, nor clime, nor hours, days, months, ...   Life
More than kisses, letters mingle souls.   Life
Nature's great masterpiece, an elephant; the only harmless great thing...   Life
No man is an island, entire of itself; every man is a piece of the con...   Life
O, if thou car'st not whom I love alas, thou lov'st not me.   Life
Pleasure is none, if not diversified.   Life
Reason is our soul's left hand, Faith her right.   Faith
Running it never runs from us away, but truly keeps his first, last, e...   Life
We are all conceived in close prison; in our mothers wombs, we are clo...   Life
When one man dies, one chapter is not torn out of the book, but transl...   Life
Wicked is not much worse than indiscreet.   Life